ANTH 2216 Scientific Revolutions

3 hours; 3 credits

The nature and rationale of scientific revolutions. A critical examination of how scientific theories are justified and why scientific theories change. The development of new theories and the rise of modern science. Illustration and examination of theory change. (Not open to students who have completed Core Curriculum 3306.) 2017-2018 and 2018-2019: Satisfies Pathways College Option requirement.

Prerequisite: English 1010 or permission of the department and junior standing.


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